Mexican Candy

Happy February!

February 2022 February has to be one of the most interesting months out of the year. After all, when else can you watch a giant rodent give a weather prediction based on how sunny it is that morning? And he doesn’t just give it to anyone, mind you. It’s only to one person, in a tux, who then shares with…

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Tamalitoz Naturally Flavored and Colored Candy.

When deciding to make Tamalitoz back in 2015, we faced an issue. All of the flavors and colors we were using to make the first runs and samples were artificial. I went to our suppliers and asked if we could develop natural ingredients for our candy. We needed a flavor that tasted like and came from the natural fruit we…

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Tamalitoz ribbon candy pillows assorted flavors

Looking Expensive!

Not too long ago, we had a meeting with one of the buyers at a supermarket chain. When you get invited to present to these guys (any of the big buyers), its a rush, it could mean massive distribution, and as a small business, this is everything. You prepare, get everything in order, samples, and your shpiel. Usually, these meetings…

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Tamalitoz; Sweet, Hot and Personal

Just to be clear, Tamalitoz is not traditional Tamales. We would hate to disappoint anyone expecting fabulous tamales (Verdes, Rojos, Mole, Rajas, etc.) by opening a pouch of Tamalitoz and thinking, what is this? Where is the Tamal? I know I would be disappointed if someone hadn’t made that clear to me.   Tamalitoz is a ribbon-style candy, filled with…

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